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A Conversation with Toni Blackman

October 24, 2018 at 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Next Level and The Institute for Arts and Humanities at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill presents the first “Women in Hip Hop” series event. Free and open to the public.

Toni Blackman is a highly respected artist and social entrepreneur, and is the first hip hop artist selected to work as a cultural ambassador with the U.S. Department of State. She is currently an artist with the Carnegie Hall Weill Music Institute and a fellow in the Echoing Green Foundation’s Thought Leadership Cohort. Creator of Freestyle Union Cipher Workshop and Rhyme Like A Girl, for which she was awarded a prestigious Open Society Institute fellowship (Soros Foundation), Blackman is one of the world’s foremost hip hop activists.

Details

Date:
October 24, 2018
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Venue

Hyde Hall
176 E. Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
Phone:
+1.919.962.0249

Organizer

Institute for the Arts and Humanities
Phone:
+1.919.962.0249
Email:
iah@unc.ed
Website:
http://iah.unc.edu/